Welcome to Week 5 of the Swirls of Flavor Weekly Meal Plans!
This week's recipes include Butternut Squash Mac and Cheese, Taco Meatloaf, Steaks with Fresh Herb Butter and more!
As always, Weekly Meal Plan #5 is filled with five weekday meals, a dessert of the week, weekend brunch recipe, a drink recipe, Sunday supper meal and a bonus recipe too!
Weekly Meal Plan 5
You know the routine, make one recipe, two recipes, or make all of the recipes in the weekly meal plan!
However many recipes you decide to make, welcome back to the new Swirls of Flavor Weekly Meal Plan!
Each meal plan is filled with recipe suggestions for five easy weekday meals, a dessert of the week along with a brunch recipe, Sunday supper and a beverage too!
This week kicks off with vegetarian Butternut Squash Mac and Cheese for your Meatless Monday meal.
We're changing up Taco Tuesday this week from the traditional tacos and making mini Taco Meatloaves flavored with taco seasoning and salsa.
Sirloin Steaks with Flavored Butter and Sauteed Mushrooms make for a delicious Sunday Supper and Dirty Shirley Temples will quench your thirst. Make them for the kids too, without alcohol.
Lemon Cheesecake Cupcakes are the finishing touch on this week's meal plan.
You'll enjoy warming up with a bowl of Hominy Soup, this week's bonus recipe, on a chilly winter day!
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Butternut Squash Mac and Cheese combines the flavors of a homemade cheese sauce with pasta and morsels of tender butternut squash A tasty Meatless Monday dinner!
Mini Taco Meatloaves are so much fun to eat! Seasoned with taco seasoning and topped with cheese and salsa, they will quickly become a Taco Tuesday favorite.
Set it and forget it. It's hump day, time to give yourself a break. Salsa Verde Chicken will cook itself for you in the slow cooker tonight. Buy the yellow rice with all the seasonings included at the grocery store for an easy side dish.
Dessert of the Week
Lemon Cheesecake Cupcakes are a quick and easy way to make a cheesecake dessert! These are flavored with lemon! Yum!
Brown Sugar French Toast is seasoned with the perfect balance of brown sugar and cinnamon. The egg batter makes this simple recipe amazingly delicious!
Drink of the Week
With the addition of a jigger of vodka, you’ll have a Dirty Shirley Temple, and be right on trend with this grownup cocktail for happy hour! Leave out the vodka and the kids can have one too!
Brimming with the flavors of Mexico, our Hominy Soup is a shortcut recipe for the traditional pozole. Quick and easy, this hearty soup will definitely satisfy you!